Alecia Shepherd is a remarkable and inspirational woman; a survivor of horrible physical and psychological abuse and a survivor of a combination of disabilities and a rare blood disease. She is an overcomer, and, in spite of the pain she copes with on a constant basis, she has chosen to dedicate her life to helping others.
This website is the realization of her heart’s deepest desire; a far-reaching means by which to share all of that with which God has blessed her.
Her music is emotional, powerful, while at times dark and shocking. Always finely interlaced in her songs is ever found the glimmering essence of hope which keeps you eagerly listening for each new movement and track. It is this same hope which sparkles in her eyes and evokes testimony from those who know her of how here presence alone is uplifting to the spirit.
Her poetry is powerful, vivid, depicting pain and suffering, hope and encouragement, adversity and victory. Her Chapbook of poetry, “Heart of the Grey Monarch,” reflects on her life of facing and overcoming many of imagination’s most horrific torments.
Her art captures beauty in exceptional, realistic renderings comprised of a sundry of media and subject mixes.
Her heart touches everyone around her with its seemingly limitless capacity to love, nurture and unite to fulfill her desire to see the lives of others improved and enriched.
“I hope you enjoy my website. It represents my life of creative works. I know you will find something here that soothes and comforts, challenges and improves, or restores joy and hope to your life.” – Alecia Shepherd